Entries by Aidan Goggins from 09/2012

Quackery From the British Dietetic Association and BBC Newsbeat on High Protein Intakes

| Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

This week we got to witness the apogee of bad science in the form of the British Dietetic Association (BDA) resurrecting the old wives tale of how high protein intake is damaging for health, most notably causing kidney damage, through the medium of BBC Newsbeat.

Is it Prejudiced to Be 'Prejudiced' Against the Obese?

| Posted 09.14.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the ways the obese are treated are nothing short of abuse, with bigoted, narrow minded views reminiscent of those that used to be reserved for the homosexual community. Unfortunately, it is not even possible for the obese to hide who they are from the asinine intolerance.